Unfortunately, the bill doesn’t stand a chance.
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer doesn't have the clout to accomplish much if the Republicans continue to stand in the way.
Over the past couple of weeks, however, Sen. Schumer has learned that not only is the Republican party 100% against him, but so are a few Democrats.
In a recent op-ed, Manchin confirmed that he would not vote for the For the People Act, while also reiterating his position, once again, for not eliminating or even weakening the filibuster. Democrats will need all the inner-party support...
Although Democrats thought they had two more automatic budget reconciliations to use this year, they only have one.
McConnell has proved that he is still in control of the Senate, and that spells big trouble for weed.
Without question, Majority Leader Chuck Schumer needs to get tougher on McConnell if he wants this time in control to be as productive as possible. The word on the street is that Senate Democrats are losing their patience with Republicans....